SMTP authentication and TLS support

Bug #558281 reported by tsmetana on 2007-09-20
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GNU Mailman
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

Hi, here's a patch for Mailman 2.x that enables it using SMTP AUTH and TLS connection. This features might be useful on more paranoid SMTP servers.

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msapiro (msapiro-users) wrote :

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The patch seems good except if SMTP_USE_TLS is set True in, the patch references mm_cfg.SMTP_HELO_HOST which is neither defined nor documented in the patch.

Perhaps the patch to should include something like


or even


and some comments describing what all the new variables are.

tsmetana (tsmetana) wrote :

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You're right, I forgot to define SMTP_HELO_HOST. I'm uploading the updated patch.
File Added: mailman-smtpauth.patch

tsmetana (tsmetana) wrote :

The file mailman-smtpauth.patch was added: SMTP and TLS support for Mailman 2; new patch

Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2016-05-06
Changed in mailman:
assignee: nobody → Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → 2.1.23
status: New → Fix Committed
Mark Sapiro (msapiro) on 2016-08-27
Changed in mailman:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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